Missouri providers meet senator
PERRYVILLE, Mo. – Provider Patrick Naeger hosted a meeting with Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., Aug. 12. Naeger is executive vice president of Healthcare Equipment & Supply Co., and president of the Midwest Association of Medical Equipment Services. "This was a great opportunity to meet with Senator Blunt and to share with him industry concerns,” said Naeger in a release. “In particular, we asked for support of our efforts to curb the competitive bid national price roll-out, which is slated to take place Jan. 1, 2016.” Also in attendance: Justin Decker, CRTS and ATP with Alliance Rehab and Medical Equipment; and Tom Powers from The VGM Group.